senate Bill S5288

Signed By Governor
2019-2020 Legislative Session

Relates to designating a portion of the state highway system in Uniondale as "Melvin Harris, Jr. Way"

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Current Bill Status Via A7497 - Signed by Governor


  • Introduced
  • In Committee
  • On Floor Calendar
    • Passed Senate
    • Passed Assembly
  • Delivered to Governor
  • Signed by Governor

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Assembly Actions - Lowercase
Senate Actions - UPPERCASE
Jul 16, 2019 signed chap.102
delivered to governor
Jun 18, 2019 returned to assembly
passed senate
3rd reading cal.1590
substituted for s5288
Jun 18, 2019 substituted by a7497
ordered to third reading cal.1590
committee discharged and committed to rules
Apr 23, 2019 referred to transportation

S5288 (ACTIVE) - Details

See Assembly Version of this Bill:
A7497
Law Section:
Highway Law
Laws Affected:
Add §344-k, Hway L

S5288 (ACTIVE) - Summary

Designates a portion of state route 102 in the hamlet of Uniondale, Nassau county, beginning at the intersection of Uniondale Avenue and Front Street and ending at the intersection of Hawthorne Avenue and Front Street, as "Melvin Harris, Jr. Way".

S5288 (ACTIVE) - Sponsor Memo

S5288 (ACTIVE) - Bill Text download pdf


                    S T A T E   O F   N E W   Y O R K
________________________________________________________________________

                                  5288

                       2019-2020 Regular Sessions

                            I N  S E N A T E

                             April 23, 2019
                               ___________

Introduced  by  Sen.  THOMAS -- read twice and ordered printed, and when
  printed to be committed to the Committee on Transportation

AN ACT to amend the highway law, in relation to designating a portion of
  the state highway system as "Melvin Harris, Jr. Way"

  THE PEOPLE OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK, REPRESENTED IN SENATE AND  ASSEM-
BLY, DO ENACT AS FOLLOWS:

  Section 1. The highway law is amended by adding a new section 344-k to
read as follows:
  §  344-K.  PORTION  OF  THE  STATE  HIGHWAY SYSTEM TO BE DESIGNATED AS
"MELVIN HARRIS, JR.  WAY". THAT PORTION OF STATE ROUTE ONE  HUNDRED  TWO
IN THE HAMLET OF UNIONDALE, NASSAU COUNTY, BEGINNING AT THE INTERSECTION
OF  UNIONDALE  AVENUE AND FRONT STREET AND ENDING AT THE INTERSECTION OF
HAWTHORNE AVENUE AND FRONT STREET, SHALL  BE  DESIGNATED  AND  KNOWN  AS
"MELVIN HARRIS, JR. WAY".
  §  2. The commissioner of transportation shall provide for the instal-
lation and maintenance of adequate signing of the state  highway  system
as  designated  pursuant  to  section one of this act. However, to avoid
confusion and to limit any possible disruption of commerce,  the  desig-
nation  called  for  pursuant to section one of this act shall be one of
ceremonial nature and the official name of such  highway  shall  not  be
changed as a result of this act.
  § 3. This act shall take effect immediately.




 EXPLANATION--Matter in ITALICS (underscored) is new; matter in brackets
                      [ ] is old law to be omitted.
                                                           LBD11308-01-9

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